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Welcome to Oak Grove ...

Oak Grove is located in Montgomery County<1>.

A typical abbreviation for Oak Grove: Oak Grv.

Oak Grove is 2,120 feet [646 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the elevation of Oak Grove is about ½ mile above sea level.

Time Zone: Oak Grove lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

The area code for Oak Grove: (540)

Websites for Oak Grove ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.montgomerycc.org/

Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Oak Grove, the following might be of interest:

Communities Also Named Oak Grove ...

While we believe that this Oak Grove is located in Montgomery County, we know of another 8 Virginia communities named Oak Grove. Those communities are located in the following counties: Campbell, Carroll, Chesapeake City, Loudoun, Northumberland, Suffolk City, Washington and Westmoreland County.

Beyond Virginia, there are 197 communities that are also named Oak Grove - they are located in Alabama (16), Arizona, Arkansas (16), California (8), Colorado, Delaware (3), Florida (8), Georgia (11), Illinois (4), Indiana (3), Iowa, Kansas (2), Kentucky (3), Louisiana (7), Maryland (3), Massachusetts, Michigan (5), Minnesota, Mississippi (6), Missouri (5), Nebraska, New Jersey, New Mexico, North Carolina (12), Ohio, Oklahoma (5), Oregon (3), Pennsylvania (8), South Carolina (8), Tennessee (30), Texas (9), West Virginia (3) and Wisconsin (2).

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Oak Grove.

Communities near Oak Grove ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Oak Grove.

  • Blacksburg [Montgomery County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Blacksburg
    • Blacksburg [Montgomery County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the north of Oak Grove
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 44,074 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Blacksburg have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Blacksburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Blacksburg<5>
  • Radford [Radford City]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Radford
    • Radford [Radford City] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the west of Oak Grove
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 18,255 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Radford have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Radford
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Radford<5>
  • Dublin [Pulaski County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dublin
    • Dublin [Pulaski County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the west of Oak Grove
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,578 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dublin have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dublin
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dublin<5>
  • Floyd [Floyd County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Floyd
    • Floyd [Floyd County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the south of Oak Grove
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 444 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Floyd
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Floyd<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Pilot [Montgomery County]
    • Riner [Montgomery County]
    • Ellett [Montgomery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ellett
      • Ellett [Montgomery County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the north of Oak Grove
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ellett
    • Merrimac [Montgomery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Merrimac
      • Merrimac [Montgomery County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the northwest of Oak Grove
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Merrimac have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Merrimac
    • Shawsville [Montgomery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shawsville
      • Shawsville [Montgomery County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the northeast of Oak Grove
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Shawsville have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shawsville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Shawsville<5>
    • Sowers [Floyd County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sowers
      • Sowers [Floyd County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the south of Oak Grove
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sowers

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Oak Grove. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Oak Grove.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Oak Grove. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Oak Grove.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Oak Grove. See our Newspapers Page for Oak Grove.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Oak Grove ...

Looking for more information about Oak Grove? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Oak Grove, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Oak Grove.

Mentions & References for Oak Grove

Cities, Towns and Villages of Virginia

About Montgomery County

About Virginia

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Oak Grove. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Montgomery County: www.montva.com/

The official website for State of Virginia: https://www.virginia.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Virginia's counties, including Montgomery, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Oak Grove - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Oak Grove) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Oak Grove. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Oak GroveOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Oak Grove. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.1116, Longitude: -80.3783    
<4>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.

 

 

 

 

 


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